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Road Policies Stuck in the Slow Lane

27.9.1998

Increases in road expenditure promised by the Federal Government and Opposition would go a long way towards fixing the roads, but only if the two amounts were added together, according to the Australian Automobile Association. The national motoring body's Executive Director, Lauchlan McIntosh, said today that, while both Parties' road policies included extra funds and other worthwhile initiatives, each fell well short of what was needed. Read more of Road Policies Stuck in the Slow Lane

Pluses and Minuses for Motorists from Election Policies

25.9.1998

The Coalition's tax proposals would provide some savings for new car buyers and those purchasing used cars from private sellers, while four-wheel-drives bought for private use would be more expensive under Labor. Read more of Pluses and Minuses for Motorists from Election Policies

Government and Industry Share Maps to Reduce Costs

20.9.1998

An agreement between the Australian Surveying and Land Information Group (AUSLIG) and the Australian Automobile Association (AAA) to share mapping data will result in more comprehensive road maps for motorists and other map users. Read more of Government and Industry Share Maps to Reduce Costs

Transport Policies Lack Vision

18.9.1998

"The transport policies of both the Government and the Opposition lack any serious long-term vision for the next millennium", said Mr Lauchlan McIntosh, the Executive Director of the Australian Automobile Association. Read more of Transport Policies Lack Vision

Petrol Price Survey Shows Falls Outnumber Rises

17.9.1998

Petrol prices continue to vary widely around the country, particularly between city and regional areas, according to the latest petrol price monitoring data released by the Australian Automobile Association today. Read more of Petrol Price Survey Shows Falls Outnumber Rises

Government Fails To Tackle Fuel Tax Reform

13.8.1998

Labelling the Federal Government's tax package as incomplete, the national motoring body said that it failed to tackle the key motoring issue of fuel tax reform. Read more of Government Fails To Tackle Fuel Tax Reform